San Leandro USD

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Dual Language Immersion Programs

Dual Language Immersion Programs
The Dual Language Immersion Program (DLI) is available at Washington and Jefferson Elementary school. Participation and enrollment in this alternative program is based on district approval via an application process. Students whose home language is Spanish or English may participate in the DLI program.

This program offers academic instruction in both English and Spanish according to the district adopted the DLI bilingual matrix. 
Available at Washington in Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd
Available at Jefferson in Kindergarten

New students wishing to enter at 1st, 2nd, or 3rd grades should have attended a Dual Language Immersion Program previously.

To apply to the Dual Language Immersion Program in SLUSD, you must submit this application (click on the application link below) AND follow district procedures for intra/inter-district transfers on our website. You will only need to follow the intra/inter-district transfer policy if you are not a Washington/Jefferson Elementary/SLUSD resident. 
Dual Language Immersion Application – English  
Dual Language Immersion Application- Spanish